SBA To Honor Don Jesus Soto At NAB
August 14, 2008 at 5:03 PM (PT)
UNO RADIO GROUP OF PUERTO RICO CEO DON JESUS M. SOTO will receive the SPANISH BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION’s Profiles in Leadership Award for 2008 in a ceremony and reception to be held during the NAB RADIO SHOW in AUSTIN, TX on WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17th, 2008. The event takes place at the HILTON AUSTIN HOTEL, Room 404.
The PROFILES IN LEADERSHIP AWARD honors SOTO for being a pioneer in Spanish broadcasting during his many years as a radio broadcaster in PUERTO RICO and in FLORIDA. SOTO purchased his first radio stations, WPRM/SAN JUAN and WNEL-A/CAGUAS, PR, in 1972. Since then, he has built the preeminent radio group in PUERTO RICO with 14 stations and a highly rated radio network that is heard throughout the island.
"We are honored and delighted to have DON JESUS SOTO as our honoree this year," SBA board member FRANCISCO MONTERO stated. "He has been an inspiration and role model for HISPANIC broadcasters in PUERTO RICO and throughout the U.S."